| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:06 AM
City voters overwhelmingly support Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plan to use public parkland for a proposed Barack Obama presidential library, a new Chicago Tribune poll has found.
But Emanuel's effort to bring movie mogul George Lucas' narrative art museum to a...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 8:30 AM
The recovery has been slow but steady — and isn't over.
In 2014 the industry sold 16.5 million vehicles, up from 15.6 million in 2013. The forecast for 2015 is even better, with sales expected to rise again to 16.9 million, though General Motors...
| Jan 15, 2015
Key members of the Avengers Now! team are battling it out with the villainous Ultron in artist Ryan Stegman's new […]...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 4:29 AM
Chicago Transit Authority Red and Green line trains will be affected during the weekend by maintenance work and construction on the new Cermak-McCormick station.
Southbound Red Line subway trains will be rerouted to the elevated tracks between Fullerton...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:03 AM
NATO Summit and 2016 Olympic bid organizer Lori Healey is expected to succeed Jim Reilly as the head of the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority, or McPier, which oversees Chicago's massive trade show and convention business, according to a source...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 5:14 AM
From Red Line and Blue Line station renovations to an express bus system in the Loop, RedEye looks at Chicago transit projects the CTA and the city are expected to tackle next year.
- Ventra app: The CTA announced this year it will roll out a Ventra...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 9:25 AM
When the CTA renovated the Damen Blue Line stop in Wicker Park last month, the agency restored the historic entrance canopy, platform railings and exterior walls to maintain the vintage feel of the 120-year-old station.
But as part of the $13.6...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 12:02 PM
"We got a deal on the library. He says he only needs one big enough to hold his two autobiographies." - Bill K. Walsh, Naperville
1st: "Who would want to go to Hawaii when they could come to Chicago?" - Helen Murphy, La Grange...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 6:13 PM
As we prepare to look ahead to 2015, let's look back at the local executives we predicted would make headlines in 2014.
Barack Obama campaign veterans Reed and Dylan Richard didn't meet their self-reported 2014 launch date...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Buildings going up in flames. Militarized police forces. Demonstrators disrupting routines of city life.
These images aren't from news coverage of fallout from controversial police actions in Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island. They form a record of...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Bummed you never had the guts to slap on your best Batman armor last spring and enter the C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay at McCormick Place? Intimidated by the depth of detail and craftsmanship that went into some of those costumes (remember the...